Representative Ivan Ivan
District 39 - Democrat

Session (Jan - May):

State Capitol, Room 418
Juneau, AK 99801-1182
Phone: (907) 465-4942
Fax: (907) 465-4589

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Representative_Ivan_Ivan@Legis.state.ak.us

Interim (June - Dec):

716 W 4th, Suite 380
Anchorage, AK 99501-2133
Phone: (907) 258-8196
Fax: (907) 258-1261 (at LIO)

Elected to the House 1990, 1994, 1996

Staff

Click on the e-mail address below to send an e-mail message to Tom or Pat.

Tom Wright
465-3882 or
Tom_Wright@Legis.state.ak.us
Pat Walker 465-4942 or
Patricia_Walker@Legis.state.ak.us

Or each can be reached at 1-800-323-4942

Biography

Date/Place of Birth: 8/17/45; Akiak, AK
Occupation: Subsistence Fisherman & Hunter
Spouse: Helen
Children: Richard, Jacqueline, Brian, Susie, Carolyn, Ivan, Jr., Shirley
Residency in Alaska: Lifelong; Akiak
Education: High School - Mt. Edgecumbe High School, 1960-64; College - University of Alaska Fairbanks, 1964-65
Military Service: Alaska Army National Guard, Major, 26 years service
Awards: National Defense, Army Commendation
Political and Government Positions: State Representative, 1990-91 & 1993-present; CDQ Specialist, Department of Community & Regional Affairs,
1993-94; City Administrator, City of Akiak, 1987-90; Director, Tribal Operations, AVCP, Inc.; President, AVCP (Regional Non-Profit Organization)
Business and Professional Positions: Member, Calista Corporation Board of Directors; Past President, Calista Corporation Board of Directors; Limited
Partner, Family Owned Enterprise; Manager, Bethel Manpower Center, DOL; Commander, 2nd Scout Battalion, Alaska Army National Guard
Service Organization(s) Membership: Past Member, United States National Guard Officers Association; Past Member, Alaska National Guard Officers Association
Special Interests: Dog mushing, subsistence hunting & fishing

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Press Releases

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Speeches

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Legislation

Prime Sponsor of the following legislation

HB 20: Relating to dog mushers' contests.
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HB 21: Establishing the Alaska Public Broadcasting Trust Fund as a trust fund of the State, and providing for its administration; relating to credits against certain taxes for contributions to the Alaska Public Broadcasting Trust Fund; increasing the amounts that may be claimed as credits against certain state taxes, and precluding claims of the contributions as both credits and deductions against the taxes; and terminating the credits authorized by the Act at the end of five years.
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HB 22: An Act relating to civil liability for illegal sales of alcoholic beverages; and providing for an effective date.
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HB 59: An Act relating to the sale of farmed salmon products. ~
HB 86: An Act relating to the payments in lieu of taxes program for cities in the unorganized borough; and providing for an effective date.
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HB 123: An Act relating to the repeal of the termination date of the federal tax obligation loan program under the Commercial Fishing Loan Act; and providing for an effective date.
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HB 167: An Act repealing certain requirements relating to posting and reporting of prices paid for salmon.
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HB 192: An Act regulating chemical dependency counselors; and providing for an effective date.
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HB 230: An Act relating to housing assistance provided by the Alaska Housing Finance Corporation and to its rural housing programs, to the corporation's supplemental housing development grants to regional housing authorities, and to housing programs of regional housing authorities; permitting regional housing authorities to make, originate, and service loans for the purchase and development of residential housing; and amending definitions relating to various housing programs; and providing for an effective date.
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HB 285: An Act relating to suspension or revocation of commercial fishing pemits and privileges.
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HB 289: An Act relating to regulation of certain fares and rates charged by certain air carriers and air operators.
HB 301: An Act relating to wages on public construction projects in areas covered by a declaration of economic disaster.
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HB 318: An Act relating to waste of salmon.
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HB 364: An Act requiring nonresident hunters to be accompanied when hunting moose; and providing for an effective date.
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HJR 3: Proposing amendments to the Constitution of the State of Alaska relating to subsistence uses of fish and wildlife by residents. ~
HJR 18: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the State of Alaska relating to changing the rate of a tax or license that supports a dedication of its proceeds.
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HJR 27: Requesting the Federal Aviation Administration to grant exemptions from the "commuter rule" in order to maintain a high level of air safety and air transportation service in rural Alaska.
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Co-Sponsor of the following legislation

HB 1: An Act relating to taxes on cigarettes and tobacco products; and providing for an effective date.
HB 13: An Act relating to marine safety training and education programs.
HB 19: An Act relating to licensing of sport fishing services operators and fishing guides; and providing for an effective date.
HB 42: An Act relating to the location of the convening of the legislature in regular session; and providing for an effective date.
HB 171: An Act relating to the stat environmental policy and changing the name of the Department of Environmental Conservation to the Department of Environmental Development.
HB 206: An Act relating to credit under the Public Employees' Retirement System for service as a village public safety officer.
HB 238: An Act amending the program of exploration incentive credits for activities involving locatable or leaseable minerals or coal deposits on certain land in the state; and providing for an effective date.
HB 241: An Act relating to payment assistance for costs of residing in the Alaska Pioneers' Home, and providing that certain income and assets of a resident shall be disregarded in determining payment assistance, including income from any source in an amount up to $100, cash dividends and other income up to $2,000 received under the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act, a permanent fund dividend, an amount for burial expenses of the resident, the resident's spouse and dependents of the resident, the primary residence of the resident's spouse or a dependent of the resident, and other property up to a total value of $5,000; and providing for an effective date.
HB 356: An Act establishing the Joint Committee on Military Bases in Alaska; and providing for an effective date.
HB 412: An Act providing for the transfer of certain land to the City of Whittier; and providing for an effective date.
HJR 23: Relating to the seizure and sale of Alaska commercial fishing entry permits by the United States Internal Revenue Service.
HJR 29: Supporting an increase in federal funding for prostate cancer research.
HJR 51: Relating to support for H.R. 2924, which allows certain Alaska Native Vietnam veterans and the Elim Native Corporation to select land under the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act.
SB 115: An Act repealing certain requirements relating to posting and reporting of prices paid for salmon.
SJR 7: Supporting continued funding of the Alaska National Guard Youth Corps Challenge Program.
SJR 22: Inviting the United States Department of Defense to select Alaska as the site to base and train military troops.

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House Community and Regional Affair Committee Legislation

HB 370: An Act making an appropriation for relief of the 1997 fishery disaster in Bristol Bay and on the Kuskokwim River; and providing for an effective date.
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HB 381: An Act relating to loans for commercial fishermen and fish tender operators affected by certain economic disasters; and providing for an effective date.
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HB 471: An Act relating to the boards of commissioners of regional Native housing authorities.
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District Information

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